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2013-2014 is a Strange Flu Season Indeed: H1N1 – Part Deux

January 24, 2014

Flu seasons are unpredictable in a number of ways. Although epidemics of flu happen every year, the timing, severity, ...

Internet medicine stethescope

Web-based tool speeds access to medical specialists for Ottawa-area residents

August 10, 2012

OTTAWA — More eastern Ontarians are getting faster access to medical advice from high-demand specialists such as ...

The H1N1 Vaccine and Canadians Over 65: We Asked for You

November 20, 2009

We received a lot of inquiries from members perturbed about the initial exclusion of those over 65 from the priority ...

H1N1 Poll Analysis

November 19, 2009

Most Readers Agree that the Federal Government’s “hands-off” approach might be to blame for poor ...

Counterpoint: Why aren’t people over 65 with underlying health conditions being given priority for the H1N1 vaccine?

November 5, 2009

Judith Davidson-Palmer is a concerned CARP member and a consultant who provides advice to both public and private ...

CARP Reports on the H1N1 Emergency Parliamentary Debate

November 5, 2009

Sparks flew Monday night (November 2nd 2009) as the House of Commons engaged in a special emergency debate on the ...

Why aren’t people over 65 with underlying health conditiona being given priority for the H1N1 vaccine?

November 4, 2009

Ministries of Health across the country have identified priority groups who should be receiving the early doses of the ...

H1N1 Vaccine Update – Your Provincial Updates

October 22, 2009

Information on seasonal flu shots and on the H1N1 vaccine is available in every province, by contacting public health ...

A growing list of the indignities of old age

August 17, 2009

August 12th 2009 At the meeting of provincial premiers and aboriginal leaders this week in Regina, Manitoba's Gary Doer ...

Important Information about Swine Flu

May 13, 2009

AARP.org Q&A on Swine Flu Experts answer your questions Our partners in the AARP Global Network have published a ...